Who’s Done It?

Join over 525 Cal entrepreneurs and faculty who have made the Pledge.

Asif Mohammad M.Eng. ’21, M.B.A. ’21
Founder & CEO, SocratiQ
Jay (Zijie) Zhao ’21
Co-founder, College Leap
Justin Duan.jpg
Justin Duan ’21
Kevin Hartman M.I.D.S. ’20
Founder, CarbyAI
Stephen Etter.jpg
Stephen Etter ’83, M.B.A. ’89
Lecturer, Haas School of Business; Founder, Greyrock Capital
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
James Hong.jpg
James Hong ’95, M.B.A. ’99
Co-Founder, HOTorNOT; Angel Investor/Advisor
Pledge fulfilled in 2014
Lawrence Johnson ’72
CEO, InvestorLogic LLC
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
Mitsuru Igarashi ’89
Founder, Simplex, Inc.
Pledge fulfilled in 2020
Marc Bensadoun.jpg
Marc Bensadoun Ph.D. ’91
Seed-stage investor and advisor
Pledge fulfilled in 2018
David Hanzel ’78, Ph.D. ’89
Chief Science Officer, Naked Biome (acquired by Symbiome)
Brian W. Liou (Replace current with this).jpg
Brian Liou ’13
Co-Founder, Ralph Inc.
Augie Rakow ’95
Palo Alto Legal Support
Satish Polisetti M.I.M.S. ’11
Co-Founder & CEO, Polymorph (acquired by Walmart)
Nicholas Rudder
Founder, ScholarSite
David H. Kirn.jpg
David Kirn ’85
Co-Founder and CEO, 4D Molecular Therapeutics; Co-Founder, IGNITE Immunotherapy
Pledge fulfilled in 2021
Bobby Yazdani.jpg
Bobby Yazdani ’87
Founder and Managing Partner, Signatures Capital and Cota Capital
Pledge fulfilled in 2020
Zach Merritt M.I.D.S. ’19
Founder, Kindu
Kal Deutsch M.B.A. ’93
Co-founder & CEO, DealEngine
Fahed Al Essa M.B.A.’19, M.P.H. ’19
Co-founder & CEO, Mayv
vikram chandra.jpg
Vikram Chandra
Co-founder & CEO, Granthika Co.
Yaw ansong.jpg
Yaw Ofosu Ansong, Jr.
Co-founder & CEO, KovaDx
Emon Motamedi B.S. ’14, B.A. ’14
Founder, Florian
Lauri Kibby M.B.A. ’86
Co-Founder and CFO, Kings Garden; Co-Founder and Chairwoman, Endourage
Vikram Sreekanti ’15, Ph.D. ’20
Founder & CEO, Spiral Labs
james tong.jpg
James Tong ’09
Co-Founder, Nomi
Lizi Feng ’13
Co-Founder, DrVigo and Uni Precision, Inc.
Giles Templeman.jpg
Giles Templeman M.B.A. ’20
Co-Founder, Callisto
Shihui Mao.jpg
Shihui Mao M.B.A. ’20
Co-Founder, Callisto
Santiago Freyria.jpg
Santiago Freyria M.B.A. ’20
Founder, ExVivoGen
Linda Chow M.B.A.’19
Co-Founder and CEO, CaringDr
Lindsey Hoell
Co-founder and CEO, Dispatch Goods
Jeff Hu.jpg
Yao-Chieh “Jeff” Hu M.Eng ’20
Co-Founder and CEO, Turing Chain
Sol Eun M.Eng ’20
Founder and CEO, UI Flow
Matthew Cooper M.B.A. ’10
Founder and CEO, Carmenta Bioscience (acquired by Progenity)
Ryan Chan.jpg
Ryan Chan ’13
Founder and CEO, UpKeep
Farshad Ghaffari.jpg
Farshad Ghaffari ’99
Co-Founder, Entreda (acquired by Smarsh)
Zahid Hussain.jpg
Zahid Hussain
Division Deputy, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Erin Mastopietro.jpg
Erin Mastopietro ’10
Co-Founder, Dope Dog
Michael Olson ’91, M.S. ’92
Co-Founder and CSO, Cloudera
Pledge fulfilled in 2020
Angela Lau.jpeg
Angela Lau M.B.A. ’16
Co-Founder, Seventh AI
Ludwig Schoenack.jpg
Ludwig Schoenack M.B.A. ’19
Co-Founder, Drivekyte
Wes Jackson.jpg
Wesley Jackson ’00, M.S. ’05, Ph.D. ’06
Founder and CEO, Valitor Inc
Atanas Bakalov.jpg
Atanas Bakalov M.B.A. ’19
Founder and CEO, Knowdeon
Rahul Deedwania.jpg
Rahul Deedwania ’10
Co-Founder, BreakoutIQ
Amy Fan.jpg
Amy Fan M.B.A. ’19, M.P.H. ’19
Co-Founder, Twentyeight Health
Jessica Green.jpg
Jessica Green M.S. ’94, Ph.D. ’01
Co-Founder and CEO of Phylagen Inc
Venkat Venkat.jpg
Venkat Venkatasubramanian M.B.A. ’16
Founder, SwiftMotion
Will Huang.jpg
Will Huang ’17, M.Eng. ’18
Co-Founder and CEO, Pengram
Andy Yang.jpg
Andy Yang ’00
CEO, Indiegogo
Art Amador.jpeg
Art Amador M.B.A. ’16
Founder and COO, EquBot
Jeremy Hammer.jpg
Jeremy Hammer ’19
Founder, CatalistX
Emily Walling.jpg
Emily Walling M.B.A. ’08
Head of Marketing, Portfolia
Saswat Mishra.jpg
Saswat Mishra E.M.B.A. ’19
Founder and CEO, California Memory Technologies Inc
David Pastewka ’12
CEO, Drapr; Co-Founder, Twindom
John McMahon.jpg
John McMahon M.S. ’72, M.B.A. ’73
Chief Marketing Officer, Allium Vitalis
Ben Chang.jpg
Benjamin Chang ’88
Glint, Head of Information Security & Compliance
Jason Bellet.jpg
Jason Bellet ’14
Co-Founder, Eko
Peter Wysinski.jpg
Peter Wysinski ’14
Co-Founder, AxleHire; Co-Founder & CEO, kSense
Kevin Ubilla ’16
Founder, Omni Astrobiotics
Matt Sinks.jpg
Matthew Sinks ’15
Program China, UnBank Ventures
Shawn Tsao.jpg
Shawn Tsao ’11
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square)
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
Joyce Arellano-Bravo.jpg
Joyce Arellano-Bravo ’98
Co-Founder, WeSolve
Dinesh Kumar.jpg
Dinesh Kumar M.B.A. ’17
COO, Promaxo
Dave Alpert.jpg
Dave Alpert ’78, M.Arch. ’86
CEO and Co-Founder, Geopogo
jason wang.jpg
Jason Wang ’09
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square); Venture Partner, Beluga Capital
Dhawal Mujumdar M.I.M.S. ’11
Co-Founder, Polymorph (acquired by Walmart)
Charles Huang.jpg
Charles Huang ’93
Co-Founder, RedOctane (acquired by Activision); Co-Founder, Indigo 7
Pledge fulfilled in 2014
Juan Pablo Ferrer ’01
Co-founder, Mevoked (acquired by WellBrain)
Richard Din.jpg
Richard Din ’08
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square)
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
James Brear.jpg
James Brear ’89
President & CEO, Veriflow (acquired by VMware)
Kevin Blake.jpg
Kevin Blake M.B.A. ’17
Founder and Managing Partner, Sierra Verde Capital
Paul Yeh.jpg
Paul Yeh ’01
Partner, Conductive Ventures
Weijie “Claire” Li ’14
Senior Software Engineer, Pinterest
Nelson Hyde Chick.jpg
Nelson Hyde Chick ’94
Founder and Chief Adrenaline Officer, Foil Flyer
Prayag Narula.jpg
Prayag Narula M.I.M.S. ’12
Founder and President, LeadGenius Inc
Show more